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US20050020962 Diagnostic algorithms for a csf physiologic controller  
The Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Physiologic Controller is an implantable active battery-operated device that is microprocessor controlled via algorithms stored in its memory. The controller also...
US20110306914 ENDOSCOPIC DELIVERY DEVICE  
An endoscopic or laparoscopic conduit delivery device (1) comprises first and second separately manipulable introducers (3, 5) with a laparoscopic conduit (80) having first and second ends (83,...
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Various embodiments of MEMS flow modules that regulate flow or pressure by the axial movement of a flow regulating or controlling structure are disclosed. One such MEMS flow module (40) has a...
US20130006162 FETAL SHUNT  
A medical device, system, and method are described for treating in utero a fetus with a lower urinary tract obstruction. An implantable medical device may have a flexible catheter and an anchor....
US20100116279 DEVICES FOR MAINTAINING PATENCY OF SURGICALLY CREATED CHANNELS IN TISSUE  
Devices and methods for altering gaseous flow within a lung to improve the expiration cycle of an individual, particularly individuals having chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The methods and...
US20060116625 TMR shunt  
A conduit is provided to provide a bypass around a blockage in the coronary artery. The conduit is adapted to be positioned in the myocardium or heart wall to provide a passage for blood to flow...
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In accordance with the invention, there are provided medical devices for providing a fluid passage between two areas in the body. An embodiment of the present invention relates to a stent...
US20070179426 Interfacial stent and method of maintaining patency of surgical fenestrations  
A method according to one embodiment for maintaining patency of an opening inside the human body comprises introducing a radially self-expanding hollow stent into the opening through an endoscope...
US20130035628 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR TREATMENT OF ACUTE ISCHEMIC STROKE  
Described are methods and systems for transcervical access of the cerebral arterial vasculature and treatment of cerebral occlusions, including ischemic stroke. The methods and devices may include...
US20150086607 FIBER SCAFFOLDS FOR USE CREATING IMPLANTABLE STRUCTURES  
A synthetic construct suitable for implantation into a biological organism that includes at least one polymer scaffold; wherein the at least one polymer scaffold includes at least one layer of...
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Embodiments of a permanent shunt are provided. According to one aspect of the invention, the shunt is a flexible biocompatible fluid directing lumen with first and second ends, with at least one...
US20110146680 SILICONE CATHETER CONTAINING CHLORHEXIDINE GLUCONATE  
The invention relates to a silicone catheter including chlorhexidine gluconate, methods of making this catheter, and methods of using it. The method of making the catheter includes contacting a...
US20070106200 Intraocular shunt device and method  
A shunt having a conduit sized to fit within Schlemm's canal, the conduit having an inlet intermediate a proximal end and a distal end and a Venturi feature arranged within the conduit so as to...
US20140155804 SURGICAL DEVICES AND KITS  
Methods, devices, and kits for creating bloodstream access utilizing a vessel wall traversing device shaped like a blunt-ended nail with a hollow shank and a head of a larger diameter than the...
US20150126809 Ocular Implant Delivery Systems And Methods  
Described herein are delivery devices and methods of using the devices for delivering an ocular implant into a suprachoroidal space without use of a goniolens. The delivery device includes a...
US20140142378 OCULAR IMPLANT DELIVERY SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Described herein are delivery devices and methods of using the devices for delivering an ocular implant into a suprachoroidal space without use of a goniolens. The delivery device includes a...
US20110313340 UNOBSTRUCTING MICRODEVICES FOR SELF-CLEARING IMPLANTABLE CATHETERS  
A self-clearing actuator configured to be positioned in a pore providing fluid communication into a central lumen of a ventricular catheter body is described. The actuator extends into a central...
US20070282243 Apparatus for performing myocardial revascularization in a beating heart and left ventricular assistance condition  
An apparatus for performing myocardial revascularization in a beating heart and left ventricular assistance condition comprises an arterial cannula, of a per se known type, arranged in the...
US20080269662 CONDUIT DEVICE AND SYSTEM FOR IMPLANTING A CONDUIT DEVICE IN A TISSUE WALL  
Various embodiments of the present invention provide a conduit device including an attaching device configured for defining a helical pathway through a tissue wall and complementary ring in...
US20150157504 DRAINAGE DEVICE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING SAME  
The invention relates to medical technology and is intended for use in ophthalmology in the surgical treatment of various types of glaucoma. According to a first aspect of the invention, the...
US20060004317 Hydrocephalus shunt  
A hydrocephalus shunt has photocatalytic capabilities. The shunt is used to treat hydrocephalus by inserting into a human cranium a hydrocephalus shunt having a component having a surface....
US20090131772 MEDICAL DEVICE  
A medical device (1) is in the form of a flexible tube (1) having a first end (2) and a second end (3) each adapted for insertion at separate points through the skin (4) of a body into a blood...
US20090062717 GASTROINTESTINAL IMPLANT AND METHODS FOR USE  
Methods and devices for modifying the location at which bodily fluids interact with nutrients in a gastrointestinal tract having a conduit having a first end and a second end, the first end...
US20090124955 Device for delivery of antifibrotic agents & method  
An ophthalmological device comprises an implant member carrying an antifibrotic agent that is released slowly over a prolonged period when inserted into a wound in an eye produced by surgery. The...
US20140018619 DISTAL PERFUSION SHEATH  
A distal perfusion sheath (DPS) is provided for cases where blood perfusion is needed for downstream arteries (distal) to the insertion point of the DPS within the target artery. The ability to...
US20140024991 Devices for Bariatric Therapy  
The present invention provides bariatric therapy systems. One system includes a gastrointestinal implant device and a delivery mechanism therefor. The device can include a sleeve for placement...
US20080167595 METHOD FOR CONNECTING IMPLANTED CONDUITS  
Methods and devices are disclosed for connecting implantable body fluid conduits, such as catheters and grafts for AV shunts. A connector with thin connector walls at the lumen openings provides a...
US20080082038 Medical Device including a Bioactive in a Non-ionic and an Ionic Form and Methods of Preparation Thereof  
A medical device having a bioactive in a salt and a free-base form contained within the device and/or coated onto a surface of the device. The salt and the free-base form have different...
US20100069820 DEVICE, SYSTEM, KIT, AND METHOD FOR EPICARDIAL ACCESS  
Described are equipment, a system, a kit and a method for the performance of a minimally-intensive body access, such as cardiac access. Epicardial Access Surgery (EAS) is disclosed. EAS does not...
US20140180191 IMPLANTABLE FLOW CONNECTOR  
An implantable flow connector for fluidically coupling a source tissue-enclosed body space with a destination element, comprising: a conduit having a lumen terminating at an orifice at a first end...
US20130110029 IMPLANTABLE FLOW CONNECTOR  
An implantable flow connector for fluidically coupling a source tissue-enclosed body space with a destination element, comprising: a conduit having a lumen terminating at an orifice at a first end...
US20100042039 CEREBROSPINAL FLUID SHUNT HAVING LONG TERM ANTI-OCCLUSION AGENT DELIVERY  
A shunt for at least partial implantation into a patient that includes an elongated conduit having at least one lumen therethrough and a second lumen concentric about the first lumen along at...
US20130267885 APPARATUS AND METHODS TO CREATE AND MAINTAIN AN INTRA-ATRIAL PRESSURE RELIEF OPENING  
The present disclosure relates to a method and a device for treating heart failure by normalizing elevated blood pressure in the left and right atria of a heart of a mammal. The present disclosure...
US20120259263 APPARATUS AND METHODS TO CREATE AND MAINTAIN AN INTRA-ATRIAL PRESSURE RELIEF OPENING  
The present disclosure relates to a method and a device for treating heart failure by normalizing elevated blood pressure in the left and right atria of a heart of a mammal The present disclosure...
US20140018721 Arteriovenous Graft for Hemodialysis with Puncture-Resistant Posterior and Side Walls  
An arteriovenous dialysis access graft configured to be implanted in a subject includes: at least one flexible conduit having first and second end portions, wherein the first end portion is...
US20070208293 Methods and devices for noninvasive pressure measurment in ventricular shunts  
The present invention is directed to a system and method for monitoring the intraluminal pressure in a ventricular shunt. The shunt may have one or more measurement nodes housing a...
US20140024994 SINGLE LUMEN DISTAL PERFUSION SHEATH  
A distal perfusion sheath (DPS) is provided for cases where blood perfusion is needed for downstream arteries (distal) to the insertion point of the DPS within the target artery. The ability to...
US20100082097 Article Containing Segregated Biguanide and Lewis Acid  
A medical device includes a first region having a biguanide or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof and a second region having a Lewis acid.
US20150119752 IMPLANTABLE BIO-PRESSURE TRANSPONDER  
An implantable subcutaneous device to measure internal body pressure and wirelessly transmit information corresponding to the measured internal body pressure, including a pressure sensor to sense...
US20140194805 Anti-Obesity Devices  
Method and apparatus for limiting absorption of food products in specific parts of the digestive system is presented. A gastrointestinal implant device is anchored in the pyloric portion of the...
US20140378886 Glaucoma Treatment Device  
Methods and devices are adapted for implanting into the eye. An incision is formed in the cornea of the eye and a shunt is inserted through the incision into the anterior chamber of the eye. The...
US20110306915 Glaucoma Treatment Device  
Methods and devices are adapted for implanting into the eye. An incision is formed in the cornea of the eye and a shunt is inserted through the incision into the anterior chamber of the eye. The...
US20110098629 GLAUCOMA TREATMENT DEVICE  
Methods and devices are adapted for implanting into the eye. An incision is formed in the cornea of the eye and a shunt is inserted through the incision into the anterior chamber of the eye. The...
US20110028883 GLAUCOMA TREATMENT DEVICE  
Methods and devices are adapted for implanting into the eye. An incision is formed in the cornea of the eye and a shunt is inserted through the incision into the anterior chamber of the eye. The...
US20080051691 Implantable shunt or catheter enabling gradual delivery of therapeutic agents  
An implantable catheter or shunt for draining fluid from a body cavity. The catheter or shunt body has a wall structure that carries one or more therapeutic agents in a manner enabling release of...
US20140114230 BARIATRIC DEVICE AND METHOD  
A bariatric device and method of causing at least partial satiety in a patient, includes positioning a body in a recipient, the body having a wall defining a lumen, the wall configured to...
US20130018297 DISTAL PERFUSION SHEATH  
A distal perfusion sheath (DPS) is provided for cases where blood perfusion is needed for downstream arteries (distal) to the insertion point of the DPS within the target artery. The ability to...
US20050137611 Methods and devices for maintaining surgically created channels in a body organ  
This is directed to methods and devices suited for maintaining an opening in a wall of a body organ for an extended period. More particularly devices and methods are directed maintaining patency...
US20130096482 ALTERNATE GEOMETRY STYLET FOR VENTRICULAR SHUNT CATHETER PLACEMENT  
A stylet having a non-round cross-sectional shape which is specifically adapted to reduce the adhesion or “stickiness” of contact between the stylet and the interior surface of the lumen of an...
US20090227933 OPTIC NERVE IMPLANTS  
Methods and devices for delivering therapeutic substances into the eye. An implant containing the therapeutic substance is implanted at least partially within the optic nerve and the therapeutic...